Editorial staff
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2 minute read
18 Jun 2022
6:31 am

It’s time ANC owns up to its tragic failures

Editorial staff

The lack of competence is costing billions and destroying towns around the country.

Flag of the African National Congress (ANC). Picture: Michel Bega

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